National Waiting List Guidelines


National IDPP Waiting List Management Protocol (2017) 
This protocol is intended to provide guidance to ensure that there is a consistent and standardized user friendly approach to the management and scheduling of patients on Inpatient, Day case and Planned Procedure (IDPP) waiting lists within each hospital and across hospital groups. The purpose of this protocol is to ensure the safe, timely and effective access and treatment of patients in a fair and equitable manner. This version replaces the 2014 protocol.

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